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Tides

Tides for Port Kembla

High Wed 13:33 (1.3m)
Low Wed 19:21 (0.7m)
High Thu 01:19 (1.3m)
Low Thu 07:54 (0.5m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SW 25 kts
Thursday: N/NE 20 kts
Friday: N/NW 10/15 kts

forecast

Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular in the late morning. Winds tending westerly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre, tending southerly 1/2 metres in the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots tending north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.

Issued Wed 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SE

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Weather News

The week ahead for NSW

15:11 EST

A cold front is passing over southern parts of New South Wales, with cold air in its wake and unusually warm air ahead of the system over central and northern areas.

Dry winds elevate the risk of fire in the Top End

13:07 EST

With strong winds and temperatures on the rise, there has been severe fire danger declared for the Darwin and Adelaide River and Northern Fire Protection Area fire forecast areas.

Country towns close to reaching 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought

12:19 EST

Across New South Wales and Queensland's southern downs, country towns are approaching their own 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought.